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The sympathetic innervation of the vocal cord: An experimental study in the guinea pig

  • J. Basterra (a1), P. N. Dilly (a2) and C. Chumbley (a3)


Formaldehyde-induced fluorescence and electron microscopy have been used to show the sympathetic innervation of the vocal cord in the guinea pig. The topographical distribution and morphology of the sympathetic fibres and endings are commented upon.


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Jorge Basterra, Profesor Titular de Otorrinolaringologia, Facultad de Medicina, Paseo Blasco Ibaries, 460010 Valencia, Spain.


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